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Afghan rugs are genuine, often charming — and usually phenomenally inexpensive at present, it is very hard to sort out which ‘afghan’ rugs are actually made in afghanistan, and which are made in pakistan by afghan refugees. Sales of afghanistan's ancient carpet-weaving industry have dropped by half in the past year as war with taliban militants heats up and. Despite a war strife country for over 30 years afghanistan continues to be a major powerhouse in carpet industry and its carpets have become increasingly popular. Jd design handmade traditional oriental persian style heritage afghan channi design wool pile are rugs/carpet colour- red (red, 90x120ft.
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Women learn to weave beautiful carpets, preserving their ancient persian traditions carpet sales earn women income to support themselves and their families herat, afghanistan, has been a center of fine carpet weaving for thousands of years however, this ancient art is in danger of extinction. Afghan carpet despite a war strife country for over 30 years afghanistan continues to be a major powerhouse in carpet industry and its carpets have become increasingly popular. Rug store - we offer a huge selection of beautiful kilim rugs and carpetsview one of the most comprehensive collections of persian, turkish, afghan rugs, kilim furniture, kilim pillows, kilim stools, rugs cleaning, rugs repairs.
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